The series follows John Nolan, a 40-year-old man who moves from his comfortable, small-town life to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of being a police officer for the Los Angeles Police Department. He must navigate the dangerous, humorous, and unpredictable world of a "young" cop, determined to make his second shot at life count.
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Established in 1969 by combining the once separate Robbery Division and Homicide Division, today's Robbery-Homicide Division is comprised of approximately 110 sworn and civilian personnel . RHD is comprised of five sections (Robbery, Homicide, Special Assault, Cold Case Homicide, Gang Homicide, Special Investigation Sections), each under the supervision of a lieutenant and tasked with investigating or providing surveillance support for a wide variety of select crimes that are often high profile in nature. The purpose of each unit is more or less self-explanatory, except Special Assault, which is sex crimes. The remit of the division is city-wide, as oppose to the precinct level. See more
The series is set in Los Angeles, California and throughout the series when police and emergency vehicles have their emergency lights on, they are missing a solid red light. According to the California Vehicle Code, all police and emergency vehicles are required to have at least one solid red light when the emergency lights are on facing forward. See more
Referenced in Take Two: All About Ava